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Mail Server connection verification always failing

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Status/Resolution/Reason: Closed/Fixed/

Reporter/Name(from Bugbase): Bill Song / Bill Song (Bill Song)

Created: 04/19/2016

Components: Administrator

Versions: 2016

Failure Type:

Found In Build/Fixed In Build: CF2016_Final /

Priority/Frequency: Normal / Some users will encounter

Locale/System: English / Windows 7

Vote Count: 1

Listed in the version 2016.0.03.300466 Issues Fixed doc
Problem Description: when setting up mail server in cf administrator, no matter how you change the check boxes, the verification of connections fails

Steps to Reproduce: generic or with user and password, as long as you check "Verify mail server connection" check box, you will get "Connection Verification Failed! " 

Actual Result: get "Connection Verification Failed! " message

Expected Result: "Connection Verification Successful!" message

Any Workarounds: Don't know yet. Definitely need to know one.

----------------------------- Additional Watson Details -----------------------------

Watson Bug ID:	4141881

External Customer Info:
External Company:  
External Customer Name: Bill Song
External Customer Email:  
External Test Config: My Hardware and Environment details:



+1 - I noticed the same issue. If username and password are left blank in CF Admin, and then SMTP Authentication is disabled at the mail server, then CF Admin says connection verification is successful.
Vote by External U.
3034 | April 28, 2016 02:20:37 AM GMT
This fix will be available in the next ColdFusion Update.
Comment by HariKrishna K.
3033 | August 09, 2016 01:16:27 AM GMT